The HTTP working group is working at full speed on HTTP 2.0 – yes, really! Curious to know what lies ahead for HTTP 2.0, how it will affect and improve performance of our web applications, what problems it solves, and what you need to do to prepare and make the best use of these upcoming changes? Then that’s we will cover. Even better, we’ll make the case for using HTTP 2.0 / SPDY today within your own infrastructure. Rolling your own RPC layer? Think again.

Ilya Grigorik is a developer advocate and web performance engineer at Google. He spends his days and nights working on making the web faster and building and driving adoption of performance best practices. Prior to focusing on web performance Ilya was the founder and CTO of PostRank, a social analytics company which was acquired by Google and became the core of social analytics reporting within Google Analytics. Whenever not thinking web performance, or analytics, Ilya can be found contributing to open-source projects, reading, or building fun projects like VimGolf, GitHub Archive and others.